A member of the House of Representatives, representing Lokoja/Kogi Federal Constituency, Hon. Umar Baba Jibril is dead.
Jibril, 58, died after a protracted illness in Abuja, according to family sources.
He was until his death, the Deputy Majority Leader of the House and a three-time member of the lower chamber.
His demise was confirmed to newsmen by one of his political associates, Mr, Amuda Dan Sulaiman. Read more